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Seymour Conservation Area
44.27629, -77.80853

Seymour Conservation Area has continuously been improved since purchased in 1973. Oak Alvar Savannah restoration and trail improvements are just a couple examples of Lower Trent Conservation’s work on this property. Each June, Lower Trent Conservation hos ...

Address5754 County Road 30, Campbellford, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Shade's Mills Conservation Area
43.38198, -80.28982

Shade's Mills has been called the best-kept secret in Cambridge. Favourite activities in this day-use area include swimming, sport fishing and canoeing. The conservation area has 12 km of hiking trails through a mature hardwood forest that winds along Mi ...

Address450 Avenue Road, Cambridge, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Sports Fields
Silver Harbour Conservation Area
48.50959, -88.97472

One of two boat launches provided by the LRCA, Silver Harbour Conservation Area also boasts an amazing view of Lake Superior and offers a small but gorgeous area perfect for picnics, photography, wildlife viewing, and maybe even a bit of fishing! This are ...

AddressSilver Harbour Rd, Shuniah, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Fishing, Geocache
Spencer Gorge
43.27685, -79.98000

From the escarpment brow, noted for its panoramas, to the forested depths of the gorge below, the Spencer Gorge/Webster's Falls Conservation Area exhibits the physical features which have made the Niagara Escarpment one of Ontario's most spectacular geolo ...

AddressFallsview Road, Greensville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Handicapped Access, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Spirit Rock Conservation Area
44.76218, -81.14178

Spirit Rock Conservation Area draws people from afar for its local history, legends and remarkable view of Colpoy's Bay. Encompassing 87 hectares, the site features the historical "Corran" the home of Alexander McNeill, a Federal member of Parliament from ...

AddressHighway 6, Wiarton, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking
Springwater Conservation Area
42.74534, -81.03375

The Springwater CA features a large pond inside a 600 acre forest in the heart of Carolinian Canada. Visitors to Springwater can get a map showing the trails in Springwater Forest and two other conservation areas.

Address47719 Conservation Line, Aylmer, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
St Jean Point Nature Reserve
44.827264, -81.313464

Peaceful and tranquil place to hike, property is good for appreciation not recreation.

Address1390 Sunset Dr, Mar, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Stephen's Gulch Conservation Area
43.96618, -78.67871

Located north of Bowmanville, the Stephen's Gulch Conservation Area borders a significant portion of the Soper Creek. The Conservation Area protects a large area of deciduous forest and coniferous forest/swamp that help maintain both water quantity (throu ...

Address360 Stephen’s Mill Road, Bowmanville, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Sulphur Springs Conservation Area
44.11557, -81.00065

Sulphur Spring Conservation Area is a unique day-use park featuring waterfowl, an exotic bird pen, a wildlife enclosure and fish ponds. A great location to have a picnic or take one of the 4 major trails on the property, each featuring a different habitat ...

AddressConcession Road 18, Hanover, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Terra Cotta Conservation Area
43.72357, -79.95457

Terra Cotta Conservation Area is one of the most environmentally-significant areas in the Credit River Valley. Home to our Watershed Learning Centre, we offer outdoor learning programs to schools, guiding groups and our visitors. The area comprises 504 a ...

Address14452 Winston Churchill Blvd, Halton Hills, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
The Arboretum & Administration Centre
44.52596, -80.93407

The Arboretum is connected by hiking trails to Harrison Park in Owen Sound and to Inglis Falls Conservation Area. The Sydenham River is right down the trail, providing great opportunities to watch various species of salmon during spawning seasons. There a ...

AddressInglis Falls Road, Owen Sound ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
The Glen Conservation Area
44.630311, -80.994324

A nature lover's paradise, this property is home to many species of plants and waterfowl.

AddressConcession Rd 10, Shallow Lake, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Tiffany Falls Conservation Area
43.241095, -79.960175

Tiffany Falls Conservation Area is considered a significant natural area.  Its bedrock exposures are considered an Earth Science Area of Regional Significance.  The central feature of the conservation area is the two waterfalls within it, Tiffany Falls a ...

Address900 Wilson Street East, Ancaster, ON
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Hiking, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Tiffin Centre Conservation Area
44.31708, -79.79901

The Tiffin Centre is a four-season destination for environmental recreation and education. Come for a walk (leashed canine visitors welcome!) or bring your gear and bike, cross-country ski or snowshoe on 17 kilometres of looped trails that meander throug ...

Address8195 Concession Line 8, Utopia, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Handicapped Access, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Tottenham Conservation Area
44.02015, -79.81022

Tottenham Conservation Area consists of a large parkland overlooking a picturesque pond. The large sandy beach and pavilion are ideal for a wide range of summer activities. The park offers camping facilities, fishing, nature trails, and a more secluded pa ...

Address4 Line, Tottenham, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Cycling, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Trenton Greenbelt Conservation Area
44.10830, -77.58923

The Trenton Greenbelt Conservation Area is located in the heart of Trenton at the gateway to the historic Trent Severn Waterway of Canada. The 2.5 km long Greenbelt hugs the Trent River shoreline almost reaching the river mouth at the Bay of Quinte, on La ...

AddressFront St, Trenton, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Picnic Facilities, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Off-road Cycling Trails, Geocache, Dog Walking
Trout Hollow Conservation Area
44.603360, -80.598952

Beautiful light blue Bighead River and remnants of past industries.

Address295 Miller St, Meaford, ON
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing
Utopia Conservation Area
44.32426, -79.83619

This 100-acre area is used as passive green space. A portion of the property where the 140-year-old Bell's Gristmill resides is leased to the Friends of Utopia Gristmill & Park for purposes of conservation and restoration.

Address6th Line, Utopia, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Heritage Museum, Picnic Facilities, Hiking, Fishing, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing
Warkworth Conservation Area
44.20187, -77.88749

Located in the heart of the Village of Warkworth, the Conservation Area provides a perfect location for a brief break along Mill Creek. The Mill Pond is a favourite site for painters and photographers particularly with the backrop of fall colours.

AddressCounty Rd 29, Warkworth, Ontario
ActivitiesFree Admission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Fishing
Warsaw Caves Conservation Area
44.46198, -78.13074

The Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground offers a lot of fun outdoor recreation opportunities - caving, hiking, canoe rentals and swimming. Family camping is offered in a forested setting upon an ancient geological landscape. The Campground offer ...

Address289 Caves Road, Warsaw, Ontario
ActivitiesAdmission, Lake River Reservoir, Education Interpretive, Facilities Rental, Equipment Rentals, Picnic Facilities, Camping, Boating, Swimming Water Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Geocache, Dog Walking, Snowshoeing, Cross Country Skiing

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